in Tibet Autonomous Region, China

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
29.841 and 91.417 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 29° 50' 27" and E 91° 25' 1"
Currency and Currency Code:
Yuan Renminbi - CNY
Spoken languages:
Chinese, Uighur, Zhuang
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 07:57 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Urumqi
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:38 am and 4:55 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
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Current travel safety evaluation for China in Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to China.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning China. Last Update: 2022-12-08 08:24:33

Explore Zhaxikangsha

Zhaxikangsha in Tibet Autonomous Region is a city in China about 1,570 mi (or 2,527 km) south-west of Beijing, the country's capital.

Local time in Zhaxikangsha is now 07:57 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Urumqi with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 3 airports in the vicinity of Zhaxikangsha. The closest airport in China is Lhasa Gonggar Airport in a distance of 48 mi (or 78 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa in a distance of 22 mi (or 35 km), South-West.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Jibenggang, Lhasa, Niu, Dopozhang and Chaqi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 8°C / 46 °F

Morning Temperature -5°C / 24 °F
Evening Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Night Temperature 1°C / 34 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 12%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 10th of December 2022

8°C (46 °F)
1°C (34 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 11th of December 2022

10°C (51 °F)
1°C (35 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 12th of December 2022

11°C (51 °F)
3°C (37 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

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Ganden Monastery, Tibet 甘丹寺

Published: March 31, 2012
Length: 07:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Iliminaq

The Tibetan Bhuddhist Monastery of Ganden, at 4300 metres (14000ft), is one of the great monasteries of Tibet. It was founded in 1409, destroyed in 1959 and 1966 in Mao's Cultural revolution...

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Zhaxikangsha, 扎西康沙